Benyamin, B., He, J., Zhao, Q., Gratton, J., Garton, F., Leo, P., Liu, Z., Mangelsdorf, M., Al-Chalabi, A., Anderson, L., Butler, T., Chen, L., Chen, X-D., Cremin, K., Deng, H-W., Devine, M., Edson, J., Fifita, J., Furlong, S., Han, Y-Y., Harris, J., Henders, A., Jeffree, R., Jin, Z-B., Li, Z., Li, T., Li, M., Lin, Y., Liu, X., Marshall, M., McCann, E., Mowry, B., Ngo, S.T., Pamphlett, R., Ran, S., Reutens, D., Rowe, D.B., Sachdev, P., Shah, S., Song, S., Tan, L-J., Tang, L., van den Berg, L., van Rheenen, W., Veldink, J., Wallace, R., Wheeler, L., Williams, K., Wu, J., Wu, X., Yang, J., Yue, W., Zhang, Z-H., Zhang, D., Blair, I., Henderson, R., McCombe, P., Noakes, P., Visscher, P.M., Xu, H., Bartlett, P., Brown, M., Wray, N.R., Fan, D. 2017. Cross-ethnic meta-analyses identify a new risk locus for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Nature Communications.

A2.      Ngo, S.T., Mi, J.D., Henderson, R.D., McCombe, P.A., and Steyn, F.J. 2017. Exploring Targets and Therapies for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: Current Insights on Dietary Interventions. Degenerative Neurological and Neuromuscular Disease.

A3.      Ioannides, Z.A., Steyn, F.J., Henderson, R.D., McCombe, P.A., and Ngo, S.T. 2017. Predictions of resting energy expenditure in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis are greatly impacted by reductions in fat free mass. Cogent Medicine. 4: 1343000.

A4.      Ioannides, Z.A., Steyn, F.J., Henderson, R.D., McCombe, P.A.*, and Ngo, S.T.* 2017. Anthropometric measures are not accurate predictors of fat mass in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Frontotemporal Degeneration. 10.1080/21678421.2017.1317811


Carrasco-Pozo, C., Tan, K-N., Reyes-Fairias, M., de la Jara, N., Ngo, S.T., Garcia, D., Llanos, P., and Borges, K. 2016. The deleterious effect of cholesterol and protection by quercetin on mitochondrial bioenergetics of pancreatic β-cells, glycemic control and inflammation: in vitro and in vivo studies. Redox Biology. 26 (9): 229-243.

Tefera, T., Wong, Y., Ngo, S.T., Thomas, N., McDonald, T., and Borges, K. 2016. Triheptanoin Protects Motor Neurons and Delays the Onset of Motor Symptoms in a Mouse Model of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. Plos One. 11 (8): e0161816.

Fogarty, M.J., Klenowski, P.M., Lee, J.D., Drieberg-Thompson, J.R., Bartlett, S.E., Ngo, S.T., Hilliard, M.A., Bellingham, M.C., and Noakes, P.G. 2016. Cortical synaptic and dendritic spine abnormalities in a presymptomatic TDP-43 model of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Scientific Reports. 6:37968.

Li, R., Steyn, F.J., Stout, M.B., Lee, K., Cully, T.R., Calderon, J.C., and Ngo, S.T. 2016.
Development of a high-throughput method for real-time assessment of cellular metabolism in intact long skeletal muscle fibre bundles.
The Journal of Physiology. doi: 10.1113/JP272988.
URL: Li et al, 2016

Ioannides, Z.A. Ngo, S.T., Henderson, R.D., McCombe, P.A., and Steyn, F.J. 2016.
Altered metabolic homeostasis in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: Mechanisms of energy imbalance and contribution to disease progression.
Neurodegenerative Diseases. 16 (5-6):382-397.
URL: Ioannides et al, 2016 


Ngo, S.T., and Steyn, F.J. 2015.
The interplay between metabolic homeostasis and neurodegeneration: insights into the neurometabolic nature of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.
Cell Regen (Lond). 4 (1): 5.
URL: Ngo and Steyn 2015 

Ngo, S.T., Steyn, F.J., Huang, L., Mantovani, S., Pfluger, C., Woodruff, T.M., O'Sullivan, J.D., Henderson, R.D., and McCombe, P.A. 2015.
Altered expression of metabolic proteins and adipokines in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).
Journal of the Neurological Sciences. 357 (1-2): 22-27.
URL: Ngo et al, 2015 

Palamiuc, L., Schlagowski, A., Ngo, S.T., Vernay, A., Grosch, S., Henriques, A., Boutillier, A-L., Zoll, J., Echaniz-Laguna, A., Loeffler, J-P., and René, F. 2015.
A metabolic switch towards lipid use in glycolytic muscle is an early pathologic event in a mouse model of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.
EMBO Molecular Medicine. 7: 524-46.
URL: Palamuic et al, 2015 


Ngo, S.T., Steyn, F.J., and McCombe, P.A. 2014.
Gender differences in autoimmune disease.
Frontiers in Neuroendocrinology. 35 (3): 347-369.
URL: Ngo et al, 2014 

Ngo, S.T. Steyn, F.J., and McCombe, P.A. 2014.
Body mass index and dietary intervention: implications for prognosis of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.
Journal of the Neurological Sciences. 340 (1-2): 5-12.
URL: Ngo et al, 2014 


Steyn, F.J., Lee, K., Fogarty, M.J., Veldhuis, J.D., McCombe, P.A., Bellingham, M.C., Ngo, S.T., and Chen, C. 2013.
Growth hormone secretion is correlated with neuromuscular innervation rather than motor neuron number in early-symptomatic male Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis mice.
Endocrinology. 154 (12): 4695-4706.
URL: Steyn et al, 2013 


Ngo, S.T., Cole, R.N., Sunn, N., Phillips, W.D., and Noakes, P.G. 2012. Neuregulin-1 potentiates agrin-induced acetylcholine receptor clustering via muscle specific kinase phosphorylation. Journal of Cell Science. 125 (Pt 6): 1531-1543.

Steyn, F.J., Ngo, S.T., Lee, J.D., Leong, J.W., Buckley, A.J., Veldhuis, J.D., McCombe, P.A., Chen, C., and Bellingham, M.C. 2012.
Impairments to the GH-IGF1 axis in hSOD1G93A mice give insight into possible mechanisms of GH dysregulation in patients with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.
Endocrinology. 153 (8): 3735-3746.
URL: Steyn et al, 2012 

Ngo, S.T., Baumann, F., Ridall, P.G., Pettitt, A.N., Henderson, R.D., Bellingham, M.C., and McCombe, P.A. 2012.
The relationship between Bayesian motor unit number estimation and histological measurements of motor neurons in wild-type and SOD1G93A mice.
Clinical Neurophysiology. 123 (10): 2080-91.

URL: Ngo et al, 2012